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The Happy Weekend

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THE HAPPY WEEKEND (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Pam Robertson Croydon 50th Anniv

1- 8 1s+2s dance ½ R&L, 1M casts up while 2L casts down while 2M+1L cross RH and ½ turn partner LH (½ Ladies' Chain but with 2M+1L crossing)
9-16 1M dances reel of 3 on Ladies' side passing 3L RSh while 2M dances reel of 3 on Men's side passing 3M RSh
17-24 1M dances down while 3M dances up while 2M+3L cross LH and ½ turn partner RH (½ Men's Chain but with 2M+3L crossing), persons in 2nd and 3rd places dance ½ R&L
25-32 1L+2M also 3M+1M change places LH to (2)(1)3, 2s+1s set, cross RH and all set

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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